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#1 Posted by DazzIerDarling (4 posts) - - Show Bio

im a huge fan of black widow and she's an awesome character but im a lil confused? how could she have been given a dose of the super soilder serum if the creator died in caps time period? who was able to re-create the serum? im new to the comic scene so i really dont know.

she's still my favorite superhero though!!!!

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#2 Posted by zero edge (3991 posts) - - Show Bio

It's not the actual serum used on Cap, but rather a Russian version.

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#3 Posted by DazzIerDarling (4 posts) - - Show Bio

oh.....thats cool but who made the russian serum???

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#4 Posted by NiteFly (1535 posts) - - Show Bio

The Russians.

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#5 Posted by Nighthunter (29571 posts) - - Show Bio

NiteFly says:

"The Russians."


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#6 Posted by Hawkingbird (384 posts) - - Show Bio

So is she exactly as strong/fast/agile/everything as Cap, or weaker/stronger because of the formula/her gender?

Also, what issue do we find out that she's a super soldier?

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#7 Posted by AngelFrost (2850 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm confused awell

What is Black Widow's real name?
Because different sites give 2 different names
Natalia Romanova andNatasha Romanoff

If someone can reply with an anwer, I'll be extremely grateful ^^

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#9 Posted by Jean_Luc_LeBeau (82985 posts) - - Show Bio

posting so this thread will slide back down into the abyss

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#10 Posted by Antigonist (24 posts) - - Show Bio
Her real name is Natalia Romanova.  Natasha is a nickname for Natalia, much like Bill for William.  Romanoff is an Anglicization of Romanova— she has used other spellings, as well.  So, though she was first introduced as Natasha Romanoff, Natalia Romanova would be the formal equivalent in Russian, so it's not so much a retcon as a correction.  It's also been that way for a long time, since 1970s issues of Daredevil, I think.

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